• Cobaltoan Smithsonite
  • Cobaltoan Smithsonite
  • Cobaltoan Smithsonite
  • Cobaltoan Smithsonite
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Cobaltoan Smithsonite

£935   €1,059  $1,220 approx.  

This specimen is priced in pounds sterling, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC1557

A fine pink specimen of Cobaltoan Smithsonite from the Tsumeb Mine, a location noted for producing a variety of colourful Smithsonite specimens. The Cobaltoan Smithsonite forms intergrown rhombic crystals to 0.7cm on edge. The crystals richly line a 5cm by 3.5cm sized cavity in a granular metallic silvery Galena matrix. All the crystals are gemmy with a central phantom to each. The colour is a translucent light pink surrounded by the clear pink secondary phase. A fine specimen of Cobaltoan Smithsonite from Tsumeb.

Details

Dimensions
7.0 × 5.0 × 3.7 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cobaltoan

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